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July 10, 2019 - 7:56 am
LONDON (AP) — Alexa will see you now. Britain's health care service is teaming up with Amazon's digital voice assistant to help answer medical queries with advice from the service's official website. The British government said Wednesday that the system can help senior citizens, blind people and...
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FILE - In this Saturday, Sept. 10, 2016 file photo, Rodney Smith Jr., founder of Raising Men Lawn Care Service, looks skyward while talking with homeowner Irene Renee Jolly in Huntsville, Ala. Inspired to provide free lawn care several years ago, Smith said he has now completed a quest to provide free lawn care for veterans in every U.S. state, Friday, June 14, 2019. (AP Photo/Jay Reeves, File)
June 14, 2019 - 4:51 pm
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — An Alabama man says he has completed his quest to mow lawns for veterans in all 50 states. Rodney Smith Jr. tweeted Friday that he's headed home from Hawaii after cutting grass in Oahu. He got to his last state with help from Delta Air Lines. He says he will now continue...
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FILE - This March 14, 2017 file photo shows the Starbucks logo on a shop in downtown Pittsburgh. Starbucks and environmental charity Hubbub announced Monday, June 10, 2019 are launching a trial program to lend passengers at Britain’s Gatwick Airport reusable cups while waiting for their flights in hopes of cutting down on waste. The one-month pilot program will give passengers at Britain’s second-largest airport the option of borrowing the cup _ rather than using a paper one _ and disposing of it before getting on their flights at “Cup Check-In’’ points. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar, File)
June 10, 2019 - 9:05 am
LONDON (AP) — Starbucks and environmental charity Hubbub are launching a trial program to lend passengers at Britain's Gatwick Airport reusable cups while waiting for their flights in hopes of cutting down on waste. The one-month pilot program will give passengers at Britain's second-largest...
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Grenade
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May 16, 2019 - 12:04 pm
PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. (AP) — A Florida Goodwill store got a donation it didn't need or expect — a grenade. The St. Lucie County Sheriff's Office said workers found the grenade in a donation bin Wednesday afternoon and called 911. TCPalm reports that the bomb squad arrived and the Port St. Lucie...
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FILE - In this Saturday, March 30, 2019 file photo, a man holds a French flag as French with the Eiffel Tower in the background, during protests in Paris. Paris is wishing the Eiffel Tower a happy birthday with an elaborate laser show retracing the monument's 130-year history. First, the monument invited 1,300 children to a giant "snack time" Wednesday, May 15 beneath the tower dubbed the Iron Lady. (AP Photo/Thibault Camus, file)
May 15, 2019 - 12:35 pm
PARIS (AP) — Paris is wishing the Eiffel Tower a happy birthday on Wednesday with an elaborate laser show retracing the monument's 130-year history. First, the monument invited 1,300 children to a giant "snack time" beneath the tower known as the Iron Lady. The tower will then broadcast 12-minute...
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Brown bear fight. Brown bear aggression.
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May 10, 2019 - 6:49 am
FRANKFORD TOWNSHIP, N.J. (AP) — Spring was in the air when a New Jersey homeowner found two black bears battling in his yard. Corey Bale tells NJ.com he went outside to investigate last week after a neighbor told him there was a bear behind his Frankford Township home. But when he stepped outside,...
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Money
October 02, 2018 - 10:48 am
About half of young Americans expect to be financially better off than their parents, according to a new poll, a sign that the dream of upward mobility is alive but somewhat tempered.
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FILE - In this Aug. 8, 2017, file photo, The Walt Disney Co. logo appears on a screen above the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. Disney’s $71.3 billion acquisition of Twenty-First Century Fox’s entertainment division is one step closer after shareholders approves the deal Friday, July 27, 2018. The tie-up brings together Marvel’s X-Men and Avengers franchises and creates an entertainment behemoth in the digital streaming era. (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File)
July 27, 2018 - 11:57 am
NEW YORK (AP) — Disney's $71.3 billion acquisition of Twenty-First Century Fox's entertainment division is one step closer after shareholders approved the deal Friday. The tie-up brings together Marvel's X-Men and Avengers franchises and creates an entertainment behemoth in the digital streaming...
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President Donald Trump pauses as he delivers remarks about the economy on the South Lawn of the White House, Friday, July 27, 2018, in Washington. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
July 27, 2018 - 11:51 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is open to visiting Moscow if formally invited by Russian President Vladimir Putin, the White House said Friday. Putin had said earlier Friday during a meeting in Johannesburg, South Africa, that he was ready to invite Trump and also ready to visit...
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President Donald Trump meets with European Commission president Jean-Claude Juncker in the Oval Office of the White House, Wednesday, July 25, 2018, in Washington. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
July 27, 2018 - 1:12 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House is defending its decision to bar a CNN correspondent from attending an open press event but contended it had nothing to do with the questions she asked. Deputy press secretary Hogan Gidley said Thursday that Kaitlan Collins was denied access to Trump's Rose Garden...
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